Pride in Defence: Brigadier General Tammy Smith
Posted in: Features 9th December 2013
The keynote speaker at NZDF's Pride in Defence Conference was Brigadier General Tammy Smith. She speaks to journalist John MacDonald.
Obituary: Nelson Mandela
Posted in: Hall of Fame 6th December 2013
We remember Nelson Mandela as a man who gave hope and liberation to so many, including LGBT South Africans.
Pride in Defence: Barry Taylor
Posted in: Living Well 6th December 2013
Australian National LGBTI Health Alliance (MindOUT!) Senior Project Officer Barry Taylor spoke with journalist John MacDonald on affirming diversity for positive mental health.
The Conspiracy Party?
Posted in: Comment 5th December 2013
Why is Colin Craig so apparently open to considering conspiracy theories? And what does this signify about his party and its constituents?
HIV - Homophobia and craziness
UNAIDS refutes the NZAF's criticisms that it is a homophobic organisation but criticises the lack of resources going into surging gay and bi HIV epidemics around the world.
HIV - Prevention by clinician
Posted in: Health & HIV 3rd December 2013
One of the highest UNAIDS officials, Dr Luiz Loures, responds to NZAF concerns that it's clinically-based "treatment as prevention model won't work for gay and bi men".
The Defence Force: It Gets Better
Posted in: Our Communities 3rd December 2013
The New Zealand Defence Force has put together its own "It Gets Better" video. You can watch it here.
Getting to know Yaya
Posted in: Performance 2nd December 2013
In her first outing, Patrick Salmon's alter-ego Yaya has won Auckland drag to riches competition Princess 2 Queen.
HIV - Treatment as prevention?
WORLD AIDS DAY DECEMBER 1ST: While optimistic claims of the end of the HIV epidemic are being trumpeted, the global solution is unlikely to help men who have sex with men.
HIV - Diverging prevention paths
New Zealand successfully sticks to the 'condoms every time' model but relaxing their stance proves to be a recipe for disaster for many other countries.
HIV - Success vs failure
In New Zealand the HIV infection rate amongst gay and bi men is falling. Yet all over the world more and more gay men are contracting HIV. What could the rest of the world learn from us?
OverWatch's big year
Posted in: Our Communities 28th November 2013
OverWatch is closing a year where itâ€™s marched in Auckland Pride and won a couple of awards with a conference centred on supporting workforce diversity.
Stealth: Time to Pretend?
Posted in: Comment 28th November 2013
Does anyone really believe that the Conservative Party isn't New Zealand's latest fundamentalist microparty? And why is it trying to convince us that it "isn't"?
Beyer tribute pics
Posted in: Events 28th November 2013
We can finally show you pictures from the fabulous Georgina Beyer Tribute Evening now a womenâ€™s mag deal embargo has expired. Here are some of our favourite snaps!
To Be Who I Am: Progress Update
We look at how much progress has already been made since the Human Rights Commission's 2008 To Be Who I Am report, and what remains to be done.